There are 10 ways to get from Sofia to Lefkáda by bus, train, car, plane or car ferry

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Bus KTEL Prevezas  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Preveza

$51 - $80

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Lefkáda

$52 - $67

Bus #2  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Lefkáda

$96 - $126

Train, bus  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sofia to Petrich
  2. Take the train from Rodopolis to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Preveza

$69 - $105

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Lefkáda 421.4 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Ioannina (IOA) SOF - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Preveza

$64 - $263

Fly to Athens, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Athens (ATH) SOF - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Lefkáda

$65 - $173

Fly to Kefallinia, car ferry  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Kefallinia (EFL) SOF - EFL
  2. Take the car ferry from Fiskardo to Nydri

$59 - $331

Fly to Preveza  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Preveza (PVK) SOF - PVK

$204 - $1,204

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Thessaloniki (SKG) SOF - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Preveza

$118 - $327

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sofia to Lefkáda is to bus which costs $50 - $70 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sofia to Lefkáda is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Lefkáda. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Lefkáda via Thessaloniki and Preveza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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The distance between Sofia and Lefkáda is 483 km. The road distance is 674.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Lefkáda without a car is to bus which takes 12 h and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 12 h to get from Sofia to Lefkáda, including transfers.

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Sofia to Lefkáda bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Lefkáda is to bus which takes 12 h and costs $50 - $85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $1,200 and takes 11 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Ioannina Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Sofia to Lefkáda bus services, operated by KTEL Prevezas, arrive at Preveza station.

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Map of how to get from Sofia to Lefkáda.
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  • Distance: 301.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h

What companies run services between Sofia, Bulgaria and Lefkáda, Greece?

You can take a bus from Sofia to Lefkáda via Thessaloniki and Preveza in around 12 h. Alternatively, Transavia Holland, Lufthansa and Condor Flugdienst fly from Sofia to Lefkáda 6 times a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Bari, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Budapest, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Bucharest Otopeni, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Preveza via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Sofia to Preveza via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $150
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
TUS Airways Ltd
Website
tusairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Ioannina via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $130
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Kefallinia via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sofia to Preveza via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Rodopolis to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$6 - $9
First Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki KTEL
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Preveza
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
KTEL Lefkadas
Phone
26450 22795
Email
info@ktel-lefkadas.gr
Website
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Athens to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Sofia to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Ferry operators
West Ferry
Phone
+30 26450 93278
Email
dionitravel@gmail.com
Website
westferry.gr
Car ferry from Fiskardo to Nydri
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $45
Schedules at
westferry.gr
Passenger
$10
Vehicle
$42

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Yes, the driving distance between Sofia to Lefkáda is 674 km. It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to drive from Sofia to Lefkáda.

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Ryanair, Sky Express , TUS Airways Ltd and five other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Ioannina Airport.

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There are 1113+ hotels available in Lefkáda. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sofia to Sofia Airport is to line 84 shuttle which takes 34 min and costs $1.

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